Project-75I Submarine plan propels forward after delays

The Navy’s mega-deal for procuring six advanced conventional submarines under Project-75I and processed through the Strategic Partnership (SP) model is moving forward after being held up due to policy clarity. The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has initiated the process to finalise specific guidelines for the…

Double Trouble This Chinese Missile Can Kill Millions or Sink an Aircraft Carrier

the DF-26, which is now operational, has a range of 3,000-4,000 km and can carry a 1,200-1,800 kg nuclear or conventional warhead. That means that China can strike directly at the U.S. territory of Guam in the event of a war—or it can be used…

HEAT AND LIGHT OF THE RAFALE DEAL

India has the dubious reputation of being the biggest importer of conventional weapons. Improving our self-reliance index from 30 per cent to 70 per cent was one of the avowed road-maps of the Kalam Committee. The country has not moved much in this indigenisation improvement…

Could the F-35 Stealth Fighter Be the ‘New’ F 4 Phantom

Conventional wisdom can offer contradictory insights. Are we doomed to forget the past, and thus condemned to repeat it? Or are we always preparing to fight the last war while failing to think ahead about how the next one will be fought? From the standpoint…

India’s Conventional Submarine Under Upgrade In Russia To Be Floated Out In Coming Days – YouTube

This video shows you that India’s Conventional Submarine Under Upgrade In Russia To Be Floated Out In Coming Days. India’s diesel-electric submarine Sindhukesari under repairs with upgrade in Russia has been rolled out from the workshop of the Zvyozdochka Shipyard in Severodvinsk. The sub will…

India’s nuclear submarine INS Arihant fully operational with N tipped K 15 Missiles

India has bolstered its second strike capability by operationalising submarine-launched nuclear and conventional missiles which can hit targets over 700 kilometres away. Only four other countries – United States of America (USA), Russia, China and France – have such a strategic capability at present. But…

Pakistan Army, Air Force test joint conventional firepower capability

Pakistan Army and Air Force tested their joint conventional firepower capability in Central Command exercise at Jhelum firing ranges, said a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Saturday. Commander of Central Command Lt General Azhar Saleh Abbasi briefed the audience about aims, objectives…

Bunker Buster Demo in Slow Motion! AGM-158 JASSM Cruise Missile Testing

Military tests and demonstrations of the JASSM missle, an autonomous, long-range, conventional, air-to-ground, precision standoff missile for the U.S. Air Force. The AGM-158 JASSM (Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile) is a low observable standoff air-launched cruise missile developed in the United States. It is a large,…

Why Russia is a strong contender for India’s Rs 70,000 crore proposal to build submarines

Project 75 India’, an ambitious proposal to design and construct six indigenous conventional submarines for $10 billion (over Rs 70,000 crore) is one of India’s longest delayed defence projects. It was conceived over two decades ago and the first Request for Information was placed on…

Russia To Demonstrate Conventional Submarine Projects At India’s Defence Expo

This video shows you that Russia To Demonstrate Conventional Submarine Projects At India’s Defence Expo Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) will demonstrate five projects of conventional submarines of various classes and water displacement, including a submarine equipped with the air-independent propulsion system, at the Defexpo…